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Something Fresh and Fun in Adult Christian Education

Dr. April Love-Fordham has authored The Disorderly Parable Bible Study Series for use in personal and group study and would love to volunteer her time teaching or speaking at your church or gathering.The Disorderly Parables are not your ordinary Bible studies....
Disturbing

Disturbing

  The Apostle Paul had a disturbing way of following Jesus. There was that time he broke the labor laws of his day and stopped the exploitation of an enslaved girl. There was that time he sang and prayed his way out of jail, stopped his former jailer from...
Disturb Us

Disturb Us

  Disturb us, Lord, when we are too pleased with ourselves, when our dreams have come true because we dreamed too little, when we arrived safely because we sailed too close to the shore. Disturb us, Lord, when with the abundance of things we possess, we have lost...

For the wisdom and will to conserve it

By: Kelly AlexanderThe Episcopal Church of the EpiphanyBe kind. Be understanding. Be caring. Be forgiving. Treat your neighbor as yourself. These were some of the messages that I learned in my (Episcopal!) household growing up. No one told me directly, “It’s important...
Size

Size

  There’s a proportional relationship between the size of the God that lives in our imagination and the size of the Pharaohs we defy! Small idea of God… small resolve to defy even the smallest of pharaohs. Big imagining of God… great resolve to defy even...

Inside the Ghana 2019 Pilgrimage

Reflections on Faith & Reconciliation Across Troubled Waters By Alexis Hauk EMBARKING Ever since she was 12 years old, growing up in Guyana, St. Simon’s parishioner Claudette Seales, now 70, dreamed about visiting Ghana – in part because of the murmurings among...
Pursuing

Pursuing

  Not exactly sure when I learned the words of the 23rd Psalm. I do know that my wife and I were careful to teach it to our children. I know as life has grown and become more complex, the words “Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I...
Second Chances

Second Chances

  If Peter got a second chance on that first Easter morning, so can we. So have we! This is the Easter message: You are more than your worst day… so is the individual or group of people you struggle to love. You are more than the pain you have suffered or caused....